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Title
The picture of my baby on the wall
Additional title: In the evening when the twilight shadows gently steal around. [first line]
Additional title: Smiling at me sweetly just as she did in life. [first line of chorus]
Names
Getz, Thos. P. (Thomas Powell) (1862-1934) (Composer)
Getz, Thos. P. (Thomas Powell) (1862-1934) (Lyricist)
Reed, C. H. (fl. ca. 1890) (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Broder & Schlam
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Children -- Mortality
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Caption: Professional copy. Lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Thos. P. Getz ; arranged by C.H. Reed.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 656c6370-c58d-012f-15a4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1934: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of my baby on the wall" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of my baby on the wall" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). The picture of my baby on the wall Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The picture of my baby on the wall